Are you looking for a place to share poetry without fear of judgment? Come participate in our open mic.
Trying to get your words out there with the help of a little friendly competition? We also have our 3rd Qualifying Poetry Slam!
WOWPS – the Women of the World Poetry Slam – is a national competition exclusively for individuals who identify as female. Women from all over North America convene at a central location yearly to compete for the coveted title of WoWPS Champion!
Rain City sends a single poet to WoWPS every year as our representative and champion. The representative is chosen through a series of tournament-style poetry slams!
You do not want to miss this.
Come get some good grub, hear great poetry and have a good time.
AND YES THERE IS OPEN MIC!
About Our Feature
Alejandro is a multiple-time TEDx Speaker, multiple-time National Poetry Slam Semi-Finalist, and Emmy-nominated writer and poet from Colima, Mexico, living in the US. His work focuses on cultural identity, immigrant narratives, masculinity, memory, and the intersection of them all. His self-published book Moreno. Prieto. Brown. (2017) has sold over 1,000 copies – despite all the typos. More at www.alejandropoetry.com.